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Hourglassing Hello, I have a 8 to 10 year old RCA 52" TV that is hourglassing. I was wondering how to fix this and if it's something I can do myself. Thanks so much.

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This problem is the "pincussion" setup on the convergence board. It, however can be caused by a failing power supply. If the set takes more than 60 seconds to produce the picture and up to 10 minutes to fully produce a good picture, even with the problem, power supply. Most likely if it does not do the mentioned it is the pin amp on the convergence board.

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